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Vestas Factory

Project Controller 
DK, Aarhus N | Professional | Full-Time | ID: 4192

Do you want to move your career to the next level? Would more portfolio management motivate you? And would you thrive to work in a key part of the organisation where business development is the main focus? 


If yes, you might be our new Project Controller. We are looking for an ambitious person, who wants to make a difference.     


Service > Business Improvement > Service PMO > Portfolio Management  
With our corporate strategy objective of being "Global leader in the wind service solutions market", we have ambitious growth targets for Service in the coming years. To achieve such targets while keeping our cost base steady requires a fundamental shift in how we operate - commercially as well as operationally.

Portfolio Management is a newly established team within Service PMO, where the focus is to drive effective Portfolio Management and optimize Portfolio Management systems and processes. Service PMO supports Service senior management and project / program managers to execute on the strategy with a comprehensive project portfolio. We ensure that focus is kept on the right investments and efficient execution both in development and implementation. 


You will be responsible for project controlling and pro-active follow up on budget and forecasts to enable effective portfolio delivery.



  • Maintain financial and capacity budgets at portfolio level
  • Follow up on forecasts and actuals on project level
  • System administration incl. role creation, open and close project WBS elements
  • Act as helpdesk for Program and Project Managers in topics such as forecasting, time registration, purchase order requisition and capex evaluation
  • Act as Super User SAP PPM, SAP PS and Resource Management system



  • A master's degree in finance, business administration or similar
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with project or business controlling 
  • Experience from a large international organisation 
  • Experience working in SAP PS, SAP FICO or other SAP products 
  • Experience with stakeholder management
  • Expert user of Excel and formulas    


To be successful in the role as Project Controller it is essential that you have the following personal competencies: 

  • Great interpersonal skills where you pay attention to cultural differences 
  • Strong communication skills in English both oral and written 
  • Proactive and able to work independently 
  • An analytical mindset 
  • Persistent, wanting to succeed with getting things done 


What we offer
You will contribute to developing a high-paced team in a global environment. You will have a great impact on the substance of the position and opportunities to develop your analytical, project portfolio management and business transformational skills and further build on your strong problem-solving and communication skills. For the right candidate this position will be a platform for further professional and leadership development in a global organisation.


Additional information
Primary work location is Aarhus, Denmark.
The position requires max. 25 days of travel per a year.

For additional information on the position, please contact Portfolio Manager, Jesper Kold Larsen at +45 5215 7669.    

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 101 GW of wind turbines in 80 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 86 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. 

Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 24,600 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at and following us on our social media channels.